Organised by the French Centre for Research on Contemporary China (CEFC) and the Consulate general of France in Hong Kong and Macau, Roundtable Discussion with the theme "Engaging The Environmental Crisis In Today’s China: Domestic And Global Challenges" will be held on December 1, 2017 at 7pm at the Consulate.
Professor Jean-Paul Maréchal will speak on "The role of China in the international climate regime" and professor Jean-François Huchet will enunciate "Evolution and limits of environmental policies in China".
The Roundtable discussion will be chaired by Eric Florence, director of CEFC, and Sébastien Colin, CEFC researcher and deputy-chief editor of "China Perspectives".
A question-and-answer session will be held after the presentations.
Details of the event:
Date: December 1, 2017 (Friday)
Location: Room Segalen, Culture, Education & Science Department, Consulate general of France in Hong Kong & Macau, 25/F, Admiralty Centre, Tower 2, 18 Harcourt Road, Hong Kong (Admiralty MTR station, exit A)
Compulsory event registration.
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• About the speakers
Jean-Paul Maréchal is a Professor at Université Paris-Sud and a specialist in economic issues related to climate change. He is also Professor of Economics at Université Rennes 2. He is a researcher at Interdisciplinary Centre for Human and Social Process Analysis (CIAPHS, Rennes II), and at the research unit at Institut National des Langues et Civilisations Orientales (INALCO).
• « Chine/USA. Le climat en jeu » , Paris, Choiseul, 2011, 116 p.
• « Éthique et économie. Une opposition artificielle », Rennes : Presses Universitaires de Rennes, coll. « L’Univers des normes », 2005, 163 p. Translated in Portuguese by Instituto Piaget, Lisboa, 2007.
• 4 bis. Humaniser l’économie, 2nd edition, Paris : Desclée de Brouwer, coll. « Solidarité et société », 2008, 276 p.
Jean-Francois HUCHET is a Professor of Economics at Institut National des Langues et Civilisations Orientales (INALCO) since 2011. He is currently Vice-Chancellor for Research of INALCO. He is also Deputy Director of the French Network for Asian Studies (GIS Asia) at the French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS). He works cover the economic development of contemporary China and economic developments in other regions in Asia.
• « La crise environnementale en Chine », Paris, Presses de Sciences Po, 2016, 152 p.
in collaboration with Joël Ruet and Xavier Richet, « Chine, Inde: les firmes au cœur de l’émergence », Presses universitaires de Rennes, Rennes, 2015.
En collaboration avec Marlène Laruelle, Sébastien Peyrouse et Bayram Balci (ed.), “China and India in Central Asia, A new great Game?”, New York, Palgrave Macmillan, 2010, 254 p.